Gualtiero Jacopetti

Gualtiero Jacopetti

Actor, Director, Producer, Writer, Editor

BIO

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Gualtiero Jacopetti (born 4 September 1919) is an Italian director of documentary films.
He was born in Barga, in northern Tuscany. With Paolo Cavara and Franco Prosperi is the originator of Mondo films, also called shockumentaries.

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Birthday

Sept. 4, 1919

Place of birth

Barga, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy

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